Communications in Mathematical Physics

, Volume 247, Issue 3, pp 601–611 | Cite as

On Depletion of the Vortex-Stretching Term in the 3D Navier-Stokes Equations

  • Anastasia Ruzmaikina
  • Zoran GrujićEmail author


Certain new cancellation properties in the vortex-stretching term are detected leading to new geometric criteria for preventing finite-time blow-up in the 3D Navier-Stokes equations.


Geometric Criterion Cancellation Property 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Statistics and Department of MathematicsPurdue UniversityUSA
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsUniversity of VirginiaCharlottesvilleUSA

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